9 Tasty Low-cal Cocktails for Summer ...


Now that the weather is getting warmer, it’s time to enjoy some refreshing, low-cal cocktails! Nothing says summer like chillin’ by the pool with a cool cocktail and a good read. Although regular cocktails are tasty, these low calorie cocktails are just as delicious without all the extra calories, sugar and fat that we don’t even need! I included a couple of recipes for low-cal mocktails as well. Get your shopping list out so you can make a list of ingredients for these low-cal cocktails!

1. Basil-ade


Let’s start off this list of low-cal cocktails with a tasty and invigorating lemonade. This isn’t just any old lemonade though, you’ve got strawberries, basil and vodka for the perfect blend of fruit, vodka and fragrant and peppery flavor. Sip on this 130-calorie beverage while you lounge at the pool, at a barbecue or after a long, hot day!


2 to 3 strawberries

2 to 3 basil leaves, plus more for garnish

1 ounce vodka

Fresh lemonade


Crush strawberries in a glass. Add basil leaves and gently bruise. Add vodka and lemonade, stir, add ice, and garnish with basil.

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